OPB/EarthFix | April 22, 2017
Thousands of people took to the streets Saturday in the March for Science. Among those marching were scientists whose jobs are now in jeopardy as they wait for the federal budget ax to fall.
OPB | April 21, 2017
Researchers at Oregon State University have found that people who spend time in nature feel greater life satisfaction.
OPB | April 10, 2017
An early warning system for earthquakes is expanding to Oregon and Washington — thanks to a group of universities and government agencies.
Seattle-based Total Reclaim failed to label shipments of old electronics as hazardous waste.
A new star with seven planets is right at the edge of what the moderately sized telescope at the Pine Mountain observatory in Central Oregon can detect.
Climate change | Science | local | Land | EnvironmentOPB | Feb. 14, 2017 11:13 a.m. | Mount Hood, Oregon
The spectacular glacier caves of Mount Hood collapsed and disappeared completely within just a few years of their discovery. Scientists are only now learning what happened.
In Northwest Washington, a group of scientists and volunteers are searching for sick swans and trying to save them before it’s too late.
A temporary freeze on grants and a halt on communications at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has left Northwest tribes, state agencies and nonprofits uncertain about the future.
A new vaccine technology — developed here in Oregon — is being bought by a California biotech firm backed by the Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation.
Researchers at Washington State University have developed a new grain species, which they call Salish Blue. Their goal was to make something that’s like wheat but grows back year after year.
Almost 30 percent of Americans will experience chronic pain in their lifetime, and opioids used to reduce that pain have proved highly addictive for many. A study out of OHSU suggests a new way of treating chronic pain with marijuana.